Coaching for Performance, 4th Edition: GROWing Human Potential and Purpose / Edition 4 by John Whitmore | 9781857885354 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Coaching for Performance, 4th Edition: GROWing Human Potential and Purpose / Edition 4

Coaching for Performance, 4th Edition: GROWing Human Potential and Purpose / Edition 4

by John Whitmore
     
 

ISBN-10: 185788535X

ISBN-13: 9781857885354

Pub. Date: 10/15/2009

Publisher: Nicholas Brealey Publishing

Over 500,000 copies sold. This major new edition is totally revised and updated with new material on coaching in a crisis and leadership for a difficult future. Coaching for Performance is the bible of the industry and very much the definitive work that all coaches stand on. This new edition explains clearly and in-depth how to unlock people s potential to

Overview

Over 500,000 copies sold. This major new edition is totally revised and updated with new material on coaching in a crisis and leadership for a difficult future. Coaching for Performance is the bible of the industry and very much the definitive work that all coaches stand on. This new edition explains clearly and in-depth how to unlock people s potential to maximise their performance Contains the eponymous GROW model (Goals, Reality, Options, Will), now established as the basis for coaching professionals. Clear, concise, hands-on and reader-friendly, this is a coaching guide written in a coaching style. It digs deep into the roots of coaching, particularly transpersonal psychology, a useful model for personal development and in-depth coaching. There are new coaching questions and fresh chapters on emotional intelligence and high-performance leadership. Whitmore also considers the future of coaching and its role in the transformation of learning and workplace relationships, as well as illustrating how coaching can help in a crisis.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781857885354
Publisher:
Nicholas Brealey Publishing
Publication date:
10/15/2009
Edition description:
4th Edition
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
128,202
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

THE PRINCIPLES OF COACHING What Is Coaching? The Manager as Coach The Nature of Change The Nature of Coaching Effective Questions The Sequence of Questioning Goal Setting What Is Reality? What Options Do You Have? What Will You Do? PART II: THE PRACTICE OF COACHING What Is Performance? Learning and Enjoyment Motivation and Self-Belief Coaching for Meaning and Purpose Feedback and Assessment The Development of a Team Coaching Teams Overcoming Barriers to Coaching The Multiple Benefits of Coaching PART III: LEADERSHIP FOR HIGH PERFORMANCE The Challenge to Leaders The Foundation of Leadership The Qualities of Leadership PART IV: TRANSFORMATION THROUGH TRANSPERSONAL COACHING Emotional Intelligence Tools of Transpersonal Psychology The Future Focus of Coaching

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